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Etching - Livre De Diverses Grotesques Peintes Dans Le Cabinet Et Bains De La Reyne Regente, Au Palais Royal etc.
  • Livre De Diverses Grotesques Peintes Dans Le Cabinet Et Bains De La Reyne Regente, Au Palais Royal etc.
    Vouet, Simon, born 1590
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Livre De Diverses Grotesques Peintes Dans Le Cabinet Et Bains De La Reyne Regente, Au Palais Royal etc.

  • Object:

    Etching

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (Published)

  • Date:

    1647 (First published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vouet, Simon, born 1590 (Artist)
    Dorigny, Michel, born 1616 - died 1665 (Printmaker)
    Unknown (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    etching

  • Museum number:

    17437

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 103

Physical description

Etching.

Place of Origin

Paris (Published)

Date

1647 (First published)

Artist/maker

Vouet, Simon, born 1590 (Artist)
Dorigny, Michel, born 1616 - died 1665 (Printmaker)
Unknown (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques

etching

Dimensions

Height: 24.6 cm to plate mark, Width: 19.3 cm

Object history note

Part of a group of objects previously in possession of Mr. R.S.Smith [South Kensington Museum employee?].

Descriptive line

Simon Vouet (after), plate 7 from the suite of 15 plates depicing the mural decoration in the partments of the Queen Regent, the 'Livre de Diverses Grotesques', French, first published 1647.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p. 56, 74 (1).
Fuhring, P., Ornament prints in the Rijksmuseum II: The Seventeenth Century, 3 vols, Rotterdam, 2004, 1065-1079.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Ornament prints; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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